Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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William Aird Honeyman
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Edinburgh
- Service no: 22393
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
- Unit/Ship: 12th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 19
- Date of Death: 09.04.1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Arras Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 1 & 2
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 103 Overgate, Dundee
- Occupation: Trades Lane Calender, Dundee
Clementina Honeyman, 103 Overgate, Dundee
David Honeyman, 103 Overgate, Dundee
More about William Aird Honeyman
William has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial.
William Honeyman 22393 Royal Scots
DUNDEE MAN FALLS IN ACTION.
Mr and Mrs D. Honeyman, 103 Overgate, Dundee, have been officially informed that their son, Pte. W. Aird Honeyman, Royal Scots, has been killed in action.
Pte. Honeyman was 19 years of age, and enlisted almost two years ago, and had spent two periods in France. In civil life he was employed in Trades Lane Calender.
Dundee Courier 22nd May 1917
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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